Cooking with your pressure cooker is a lifesaver in so many ways! I have found for you the very best Easy Instant Pot Recipes out there. With this awesome list of yummy dishes, you shouldn’t have any trouble finding something to cook. Well…except for deciding which one to try first.
Instant Pots & Accessories
Here are some popular Pressure Cookers as well as accessories that will come in handy when you are cooking. If you haven’t broken down and bought one yet or are looking for a second one, there are some lovely choices.
Fast, easy, and delicious, this easy Instant Pot Beef Stew cooks up in just an hour and tastes like its been simmering slowly all day long! It is the perfect easy Instant Pot recipe and comfort food for chilly winter evenings!
Save time and eat great! This Instant Pot Chicken Noodle Soup recipe is perfect for weeknight cooking! Using the speed of pressure cooking and the convenience of pre-cooked rotisserie chicken, you can have a delicious meal on the table in 35 minutes!
This Instant Pot Stuffed Peppers with Sausage recipe is a huge time-saver recipe because we are utilizing our pressure cooker. Filled with sausage, rice, tomatoes and topped with cheese, this is a recipe you will make over and over again.
Instant Pot Spaghetti And Meatballs is bringing weekend cooking to your weeknights. This 5 ingredient recipe is easy, quick, and absolutely delicious. 15 minutes of hands-on time and 8 minutes of pressure cooking means you can have dinner on the table in under an hour!
The lemon, garlic, white wine sauce this dish produces is perfect for spooning over steamed veggies or tossing with pasta. Add the chicken thighs, mushrooms and a squeeze of lemon and a dash of Parmesan for a yummy Italian inspired dish.
Reminiscent of Mexican mole, Instant Pot Spicy Lamb Butternut Squash Stew combines a rich Mexican-style sauce including cinnamon, cumin, ancho, chocolate, and tahini (sesame paste) with cubed lamb and butternut squash, healthy garbanzos (chick peas), and sweet bell pepper in a flavorful, tender lamb stew made quickly and easily with an Instant Pot or pressure cooker!
Mississippi Pot Roast. This is seriously one of the easiest, tastiest, and most versatile recipes you’re likely to come across. Made with just 6 simple ingredients, this budget-friendly pot roast is always a crowd-pleaser.
Chana Masala / Chickpeas Curry is a favorite Indian dish. This one-pot recipe for the authentic Chana Masala can be made in the Instant Pot or stovetop Pressure Cooker. A healthy protein-rich vegan and gluten free chickpea recipe.
If you like Chicago Style Italian Beef you are going to fall in LOVE with Easy Instant Pot Italian Beef! With just a few ingredients, it cooks quickly in your pressure cooker and makes the BEST dipping broth.
This Pakistani Kima (ground beef curry) is my most requested recipe, and for good reason! It's a great kid-friendly Instant Pot dish, loaded with healthy ingredients, and is sure to be a favorite in your home.
These easy Paleo and Whole30 Pineapple Pork Chops are a delicious Instant Pot/Pressure Cooker weeknight dinner! It’s made in under 30 minutes, then served with cauliflower rice and slices of lime. It’s super family-friendly (my kids are obsessed with it!) and absolutely delicious!
Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken, made in the Pressure Cooker and stuffed inside perfectly cooked sweet potatoes. They’re topped with ranch, chopped celery, and fresh parsley. There is nothing boring about this meal, friends! The best thing about it? This recipe is Whole30, Gluten Free and Paleo compliant, plus it’s made in just 20 minutes!!
Instant Pot Side Dishes
Here is a variety of dishes that will go perfectly with the rest of your meal. Some of them are so tasty you could eat them as the main course!
Instant Pot Broccoli. How to steam broccoli in just 2 minutes in your Instant Pot Pressure Cooker. One of our all time favourite vegetables to cook in the Instant Pot, so delicious, yet quick and easy.
Umami ingredients boost the flavor of my Instant Pot Vegan Borracho Beans, and you won’t miss the bacon (I promise)! Chock full of healthy ingredients, these beans are a great side dish or even a main dish with rice or tortillas.
Instant Pot Mushroom Wild Rice Soup is a creamy vegetarian dish that is packed with protein and veggies. Hearty wild rice is combined with mushrooms, carrots, celery, and kale, then is brought together with a creamy soup base. This easy mushroom soup is the best way to warm up on a cold day!